Station name: Jungfraujoch IGY
Station short name: JUNG
Start date: 1997-07-10
End date: None
Head organization: Physikalisches Institut, University of Bern, Sidlerstrasse 5, CH-3012 Bern, Switzerland
Principal investigator: Rolf B├╝tikofer, rolf.buetikofer at
Contact person: Rolf B├╝tikofer, rolf.buetikofer at
Latitude [°]: 46.55
Longitude [°]: 7.98
Altitude [m] asl: 3570.0
Geomagnetic cutoff rigidity [GV]: 4.45
Average count rate [s-1] during solar activity minimum: 150.0
Average count rate [s-1] during solar activity maximum: 150.0
Reference atmospheric pressure [mbar]: 642.614
Barometric coefficient [%/mbar]: 0.72
Information on detector housing: Material of the detector housing roof: Polyester, steel, insulating material. Total thickness: about 1.5 g/cm^2
Type of counter tube: NW G15-34A
Number of counter tubes: 18
Information on detector: Moderator: paraffin ~3 cm, Reflector: paraffin 20 cm, 3 sections x 6 counters
Atmospheric pressure sensor: Barometer: GB1, resolution: 0.1 mb, stability: +/- 0.2 mb over the whole temperature and operating voltage ranges
Information about clock: Radio clock DCF 77, Meinberg, 3280 Bad Pyrmont, Germany